George L. Baker, Charles Wakefield Cadman, and Frank C. Riggs in snow at Union Station, Portland

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George L. Baker, Charles Wakefield Cadman, and Frank C. Riggs in snow at Union Station, Portland


  • 1920-01-07 (Creation)


Photograph; cellulose nitrate film; 3.75 x 4.75 in

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Photograph of (from left) Portland Mayor George L. Baker, composer Charles Wakefield Cadman, and Rose Festival association president Frank C. Riggs standing in ankle-deep snow outside Union Station in Portland on January 20, 1927. That day, a cropped version of this photograph, along with image No. 371N0394, was published on Page 18 of the Oregon Journal. The photographs were published under the headline “Getting Ready for June’s Roses.” This photograph had the following caption: “Charles Wakefield Cadman, composer of ‘Rosaria,’ arrives to confer with Rose Festival board on coming pageant. Above—F. C. Riggs, president of festival association, Wakefield and Mayor Baker revel in snow in front of Union station.” The photograph accompanied a story, headlined “Composer Here to Work on Rose Festival Music,” which reported that Cadman was serving as director general of the 1927 festival pageant. See additional related image Nos. 371N0136 and 371N0393.

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Oregon Journal Negative Collection; Org. Lot 1368; Box 371; 0371N135

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